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by iisjreg
Fri Aug 02, 2013 4:38 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

My turn for End of Time blurb I just wanted to say to all of you still k'chuping and to all of you that have left: thank you . Reading the Wired article made me smile so much. I really couldn't believe that the 11000 years in the future was right! Anyway, you all have made an immensely interesting ...
by iisjreg
Sat Jul 27, 2013 12:50 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

I wonder what the google bot thinks of this!

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by iisjreg
Tue Jul 16, 2013 3:17 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

To commemorate page 1111, I present relics of eons 4 ago: Page 1: "Ultimate Page Pope": rhomboidal *snip* :wink: Title Text: Wait for it. I have no patience for entropy. [Note: I don't think showing the latest image is a spoiler in the typical sense, since it seems the essential idea o...
by iisjreg
Tue Jul 16, 2013 10:23 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

You know what (this may have been mentioned):

I really don't think they're beanies (or helmets) but headbands like Rambo! Maybe it's a Rambo training camp.
...
It's a Rambo training camp. 8-)
by iisjreg
Tue Jul 16, 2013 9:16 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

Would you just look at those emphasis marks? I think our Beanie-1 has a thing for Beanie-4... *brings a castle* http://cdn.visualnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/Castle-montsaintmichel.gif (Mont Saint-Michel) Mirrored: http://s3.freefoto.com/images/1007/02/1007_02_8_web.jpg http://www.st...
by iisjreg
Thu Jul 11, 2013 4:14 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

CasCat wrote:Welcome to all our newcomers! Pull up a bucket and stay awhile!


You'll find a bucket by the sandcas..... oh. http://xkcd.mscha.org/viewer/2612 :(

ETA: the CueDrawing actually appears to kinda match the map on the wiki, if we take the sea as being the sandcastle sea.
by iisjreg
Wed Jul 10, 2013 7:41 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

I wonder if GLR has factored in the massive increase in forum space on the server with all the cakes and GIFs!

(also, every now and again I forget that the ONGs dont have alt text and get upset expecting some dramatic/witty addage. Well, I guess the OTC does have alt text!)
by iisjreg
Mon Jul 08, 2013 1:11 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

by iisjreg
Fri Jul 05, 2013 4:13 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

(I apologise if this has been said, my ketchup is rotten) I think it seems more like a Meridian circle , because I can't really see a vertical pivot - e.g. http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/d/d5/Meridian_circle_01.JPG/220px-Meridian_circle_01.JPG If it is, then we know that the cam...
by iisjreg
Fri Jul 05, 2013 3:43 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

Prediction: they'll climb the tower for a better view, discover the transit, and start looking through it to find where people might be. The view will then shift to a round field of view of the magnified horizon through the transit, and the ensuing 360 newpix will show a complete panorama in one de...
by iisjreg
Thu Jul 04, 2013 2:04 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

Blindpost from the previous newpage to let you guys know that if you happen to be equipped with an Android device you can now download the unofficial OTC live wallpaper for the low, low price of molpy cake . At present all it does is fetch the latest newpix and display it on your homescreen. Natura...
by iisjreg
Tue Jun 25, 2013 10:44 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 345lorwdfg5o74ff9550

Haha ajjsye844kse72 bsue19959wh742 w23jiow44oowyptbvte 84sg12hw49dh I need to coma and just pushed random keyboard keys. Proper translation should be something like Aargle blargle molpy grrfl Zzz... http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=37170 http://cuteoverload.files.wordpress.com/2013/05/hpo...
by iisjreg
Thu Jun 20, 2013 12:55 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

Anyway, I predict Megball will stay here for the remainder of the OTC and set up shop... http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=37050&mode=view Called it! Snack bar! Oh, wait... Shameless first post in about 500million newpages referring to something that happened Ages ago and is an old jo...
by iisjreg
Fri May 17, 2013 2:58 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

chuky-time.png


(the white background doesn't really work :( )
by iisjreg
Fri May 17, 2013 2:31 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

BlitzGirl wrote:... the birds-that-some-wish-to-call-by-some-other-name-than-bird:...


Image
by iisjreg
Fri May 17, 2013 2:03 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

I feel that this is a glorious morning. They have found that which is small when compared to the sea 1 , the river 2 . Also, I believe it reinforces good Edfel's map. I believe his cartographic predictions about the path of river and the path of Cuegan's journey to be very accurate. Randall bless t...
by iisjreg
Wed May 15, 2013 10:50 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

BlitzGirl wrote:
JeromeWest wrote:
mscha wrote:Magnification doesn't help much, it's just a handful of pixels:
Image


Don't just stand there... enhance!

ENHANCE!

Image


Don't you need a GUI interface using Visual Basic:

Spoiler:
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by iisjreg
Mon May 13, 2013 12:46 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

(couldn't see it mentioned for a bit, so...)

MAP BUMP!

http://xkcd-time.wikia.com/wiki/Mapping

Please take the cartographic survey :D
Many thanks and points to edfel.
by iisjreg
Fri May 10, 2013 3:48 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

Rule110 wrote:Kevin Phillips BONG (Slightly Silly Party)

Spoiler:
Image


HOW HAS THIS NOT BEEN DONE ALREADY!?

This is my nomination for the combined Python-Ong Award. :mrgreen:
by iisjreg
Fri May 10, 2013 10:26 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

I'll be honest, Id id not read the entire thread, so maybe this was answered or speculated upon already. But I wonder how long this has been planned/drawn ? Since XKCD started ... 2 years ... someone has Randal in a basement somewhere tied to a desk where he is drawing these in real time ? Well, mo...
by iisjreg
Thu May 09, 2013 3:31 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

I feel that I've been lost in the abyss of the "Outside" too long and I don't deserve a hat, so I've just given myself the idea of a hat.
by iisjreg
Thu May 09, 2013 3:17 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

Just want to point out that I've create a new feature: newpage, which lists links to each threadpost on that page and also displays the newpix frames that occurred during that newpage. All pages are linked from the forum navigator Maybe I'm not understanding something here. Is the "user" ...
by iisjreg
Wed Apr 24, 2013 1:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

HAL9000 wrote:Fun with -ONG:
Spoiler:
tman2nd wrote:XKCDONG

Surprised that wasn't done earlier.
azule wrote:XKCD THONG

Sounds like yet another thing to add to the shop.
RobIrr wrote:TONGUE

Oh my god these just keep getting better, don't they?
Jonas79 wrote:BILLABONG

Yes they do.


http://xkcd-time.wikia.com/wiki/GONG 8-)
by iisjreg
Wed Apr 24, 2013 9:17 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

RobIrr wrote:TONGUE...


Surely these need a dedicated page on the wiki!? :D
by iisjreg
Mon Apr 22, 2013 12:15 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

The appearance of la Petite, for me, is an indication of the level of maturity that this thread has reached. If she had appeared at the beginning of day five instead of week five, the forum posts would have been all, "OMGGWTFBBQ!!1! It's the End of Time! Randall's pregnant! Cue the raptors/tsu...
by iisjreg
Thu Apr 18, 2013 4:12 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

Here ya go! (I did two ranges, 0-125 & 163-700, omitting the zoom-out). The pan makes another discontinuity - 163-215 and 218-700 might work better. I turned off everything up to about frame 215... looks better. https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/5583349/xkcd_TIME_215-700_FrameBlend.png THAT i...
by iisjreg
Thu Apr 18, 2013 3:04 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

chem1190c wrote: <snippety>


I don't believe i just read all of that.
by iisjreg
Thu Apr 18, 2013 12:09 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

Amazing, too. However, this one I'd like to see with even more blurr. I don't think that it'd be wise to apply as much blurring as needed to read the longer dialogues on the fly (and they would overlap, later), but even that I'd like to see very much. :) MORE BLURRS! :twisted: um, yes, it would be ...
by iisjreg
Wed Apr 17, 2013 10:52 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

lmjb1964 wrote:...and then to say that I edited it.)


That brief moment of ninja editing is disconcerting. ALL EDITS MUST BE KNOWN TO BALANCE TIME AND BLITZGIRL.
by iisjreg
Wed Apr 17, 2013 9:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

Could anyone gen together something so that you could time the frame number or time&date of two frames and automatically produce these red green images? I'm not computer savvy so no idea if it would work. mscha has been making a lot of the comparison images, they may be able to help you. FWIW, ...
by iisjreg
Wed Apr 17, 2013 9:28 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

This is what the semencaffeinatedcancerbabies are thinking:

Spoiler:
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by iisjreg
Wed Apr 17, 2013 4:51 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

If you had to pick just one timeframe to symbolise the whole of the One True Comic, witch would it be? I need just that for a outside-originated project, but can not decide witch to use... preferably one before NP 124, for the simplicity. Can you help? NP 52 http://xkcd-time.wikia.com/wiki/Frame ht...
by iisjreg
Wed Apr 17, 2013 4:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

I see this thread keeps getting posts. This thing hasn't ended yet? its been what 3 weeks? wow. I intend to look at on of the gifs when it ends or not, whichever comes first. Looking at a so called "gif" of it will never capture the pure beauty of it! You have to experience it yourself......
by iisjreg
Wed Apr 17, 2013 4:17 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

Could anyone gen together something so that you could time the frame number or time&date of two frames and automatically produce these red green images? I'm not computer savvy so no idea if it would work. mscha has been making a lot of the comparison images, they may be able to help you. FW...
by iisjreg
Tue Apr 16, 2013 3:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

It appears Cueball and Megan rebuilt a proper place to wait. Though I fear for the structural integrity of the scaffolding, given that it has no cross beams to our horizontal (the Sea to the right, Hills presumably to the left). Maybe they were worried that they'd end up with one of the cross-beams...
by iisjreg
Tue Apr 16, 2013 10:27 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Things that be on my side for 600, Alex!"

My Favourite:

Tophe wrote:
GirlPhoenix85 wrote:Baby trebuchet!


Perfect for launching semencancercaffeinebabies! :D


20 (extremely retrospective) NewPoints for you!
by iisjreg
Tue Apr 16, 2013 12:50 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

Pulleys for MAOR SAND!

Called it :-)
by iisjreg
Mon Apr 15, 2013 2:51 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

cellocgw wrote:
Neil_Boekend wrote:mscha said:
Or it's hydrophobic sand.


It could be oily sand and a water sea.


Better oily than late.


10 NewPoints for you!
by iisjreg
Mon Apr 15, 2013 1:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

I'm having this inane thought that Cueball is going to crouch down on the platform to try to hide, and then dump the contents of that bucket on Megan. Oh, hey - my 100th fora post! This deserves a graphic! OH NO! That pic brings bad memories of this Well, I don't know you personally, of course, but...
by iisjreg
Mon Apr 15, 2013 1:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106558
Views: 41789609

Re: 1190: "Time"

histrion wrote:I'm having this inane thought that Cueball is going to crouch down on the platform to try to hide, and then dump the contents of that bucket on Megan.

Oh, hey - my 100th fora post! This deserves a graphic!


OH NO! That pic brings bad memories of this

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